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A broken-down sports agent tries to use a promising jockey as his ticket back to the top.
When newlyweds visit Las Vegas, the wife's shady past comes to the surface.
The entire Nelson family become embroiled in confusion by the misunderstandings caused when Ozzie invites the attractive grown-up sister of a school chum to stay with the family during a centennial celebration in the community of Hillsdale. Meanwhile, Harriet unknowingly duplicates Ozzie's hospitali
A circus ringmaster and an egotistical trapeze artist vie for the love of a pretty acrobat.
Nancy Cartwright (Jane Nigh) is determined to collect an $1,800 feed bill owed to her father Harry Cartwright (Frank Ferguson) by a rodeo association. Instead, she is atlked into assuming management of the rodeo by Slim Martin (John Archer) and the other performes when they learn the promoter has run off with the cash receipts. Slim and Nancy fall in love and the rodeo is beginning to prosper under her guidance. A thoughtless remark by her to Barbecue Jones (Wallace Ford), a one-time champion, now an old man, forces him to prove his fitness as a rider, with the result of being badly injured. All of the performers, including Slim, refuse to be associated with Nancy and the rodeo breaks up. Barbecue recovers and tells the hands that Nancy paid for his hospital bills with monies accumulated for her father's feed bill. The crew is rounded up and Nancy is once again prevailed upon to return as manager. She succeeds in placing the rodeo into the bigtime circuit, proving mostly that the writers of this had not an inkling of how rodeos actually work...then or now.
A tough cop meets his match when he has to guard a gangster's moll on a tense train ride.
A small-town reporter investigates a mysterious group holed up in a country lodge.
In 1753, Colonel George Washington (James Seay) and frontiersman Christopher Gist (John Ridgely) are proudly introducing their protege, Delaware Indian Prince Hannoc (Jon Hall) to Williamsburg, Virginia society. French spy Elizabeth Leeds (Mary Castle) romances Hannoc, hoping to swing the Delawares to the French side in the impending colonial war. Hannoc saves Washington and his men from a French trap during a peace mission. When Hannoc's father, Chief Shingiss (Pedro de Cordoba), comes to Williamsburg to sign a mutual defense pact with the British, he is murdered by French spies. Hannoc and Indian maiden Morna (Sherry Moreland) unmask Miss Leeds as a spy just as war breaks out, with Washington and his troops besieged at Fort Necessity.
Katherine Standish, who has been brought up in a strict manner in a prudish New England town, falls in love with a city slicker commercial artist, Peter Van Arden. The romance blossoms until Katie falls victim of some false information, and becomes convinced that Peter is already married and the father of two children.
When they learn that their brother Matt Denton (Ross Latimer) is awaiting trial in California, charged with train robbery, deputies Tom Denton (Preston Foster) and Fred Denton (Jim Davis) leave their home in Fort Grant, Texas and head west. They arrive in Tulare just in time to rescue Matt from being hanged, but a guard is killed during their escape. Ed Larkin (Rory Mallinson) who framed Matt, falsely accuses them of a long list of crimes. They return to Fort Grant so that Tom can see his sweetheart Laura Brook (Virginia Grey). They encounter outlaw Bill Devlin (William Haade) who persuades them to hold up a train which Laura unwittingly told them would carry a large payroll. Soon the whole territory is enraged at their deeds. They return to Fort Grant to hold up the two banks that are filled with huge sums of cattle money.
A World War II Marine officer drives his men mercilessly during the battle for Guadalcanal.
"2000 years ago" desert guerilla Omar, with henchmen Aladdin and Sinbad, opposes tyrannical Prince Murad. To prevent Murad from marrying caliph's daughter Schaharazade, disguised Omar marries her himself. When the trick is discovered, both prince and princess want Omar's head; but Murad has yet more dastardly plans, leading to more captures, rescues, and scimitar-play.
A crooked lawyer tries to protect his numbers running brother from a ruthless crime boss.
A lawman tries to find the source of a juvenile delinquent's bad behavior.
Three sailors wreak havoc as they search for love during a whirlwind 24-hour leave in New York City.
A railroad detective tries to bring in a gang of train robbers and a lost love.
Psychiatry provides the key to proving a veteran flyer innocent of his wife''''s murder.
In spring 18__, the loggers arrive at a mill town on the upper Mississippi drainage; the gambling riverboat is there to meet them, with river queen Sequin who loves logger Dan Corrigan. Sharp businessman Beauvais also wants Sequin, as well as all the sawmill business. To keep Dan near her, Sequin manipulates him into managing the local Morrison Mill; but then Morrison's daughter Stephanie sets her cap at Dan...
While hiding out in small-town Maine, two female con artists inadvertently become philanthropists.
Cheerful outlaw Charlie Boles leaves former partners Lance and Jersey and heads for California, where the Gold Rush is beginning. Soon, a lone gunman in black is robbing Wells Fargo gold shipments. One fateful day, the stage he robs carries old friends Lance and Jersey...and notorious dancer Lola Montez, coming to perform in Sacramento. Black Bart and Lance become rivals for both Lola's favors and Wells Fargo's gold.
A romantic drifter gets caught between a corrupt tycoon and his voluptuous wife.
The first of the Edward L. Alperson "Alson Productions" for 20th Century-Fox distribution, featuring the return to the screen, after nearly a four-year absence, of comedian Joe E. Brown, in a non-comedic role. The story is set in a small mid-western town in the 1880's, where minister William "Will" Norris (Joe E. Brown) becomes involved in the vicious fights held in the local dog-pit when one of the injured animals escapes its brutal master and seeks refuge in the Norris home. Forced by law to return the dog to its owner, the minister goes against his religious teachings and, with his son Ted (Richard Lyon), steals the dog in an effort to rouse public sympathy against the dog fights and against cruelty to all animals. The film was endorsed in many locations by local chapters of the American Humane Society and/or the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
A downed pilot looks back on his life as he awaits rescue in the South Pacific.
Two ex-soldiers return from overseas--one of them having smuggled into the country a French orphan girl he has become attached to. They wind up running into their old sergeant--who hates them--and getting involved with a race-car builder who's trying to find backers for a new midget racer he's building.
Red Ryder convinces homesteaders to settle in Paradise Valley. Business men in nearby Central City want control of the valley and water supply and propose to build a dam for half interest in the land. They use Red to generate interest in the dam but when the dam is completed, they rig the stockholder's meeting so Central City will get the water. The homesteaders then go after Red whom they think is responsilble
Judy Gibson (Jean Porter), upon leaving finishing school, goes to meet her relatives, whom she believes to be wealthy and socially prominent. Actually, ther are penniless Broadway characters and, in order to avoid Judy learning the truth, they take possession of a Long Island mansion owned by a thief presently doing time in Sing Sing. Judy arrives with her fiance Dick Nichols (John Shelton) and his father (Douglas Wood), an industrialist who tries to sell worthless stock to Judy's family in order to bolster his shaky fiancial status. They give him $200,000, part of the stashed loot they found belonging to the home-owner thief. The latter escapes from prison. Complications arise. Jerry Wald and his band provide music for Jean Porter's singing, and pert-'n-pretty Porter, as usual, carries the show.
Fritzi Haller is a powerful casino owner in Chuckawalla, Nevada. Her daughter Paula (having quit school) returns at the same time as racketeer Eddie Bendix, who left under suspicion of murdering his wife. Paula and Eddie become involved; each for their own reasons, Fritzi, Paula's old beau Tom, and Eddie's pal Johnny try to break up the relationship. Then Eddie's past catches up with him in an unexpected way.
A young boxer slugs his way out of the slums only to fall prey to organized crime.
A neglected wife gets mixed up with an hypnotic charmer and murder.
A small-town doctor resents the presence of a new younger physician and his newfangled ways.
An innocent trucker takes it on the lam when he's accused of robbery.
A cowboy investigates a gang of big game poachers.
In flashbacks, the 1938 courtship and marriage of young machinist Bill Cummings and bookstore clerk Susan are recalled: newlywed bliss, unemployment and other tribulations, opportunity with a hidden drawback, war and separation. Now out of the army, Bill job-hunts and worries about the future...
George Bailey is a small-town man whose life seems so desperate he contemplates suicide. He had always wanted to leave Bedford Falls to see the world, but circumstances and his own good heart have led him to stay. He sacrficed his education for his brother's, kept the family-run savings and loan afloat, protected the town from the avarice of the greedy banker Mr. Potter, and married his childhood sweetheart. As he prepares to jump from a bridge, his guardian angel intercedes, showing him what life would have become for the residents of Bedford Falls is he had never lived.
A singer can''''t choose between a charismatic gangster and an honest newspaperman.
In this remake of Libeled Lady, a tough newspaper editor hires a gigolo to compromise a woman suing his paper for libel.
A scarred veteran presumed dead returns home to find his wife remarried.
The demented archaeologist Dr. Andrew Forbes (George Zucco) discovers a living, breathing serpent creature known to the Aztecs as Quetzalcoatl (the Killer Bird God) and accidentally kills his wife by giving her one of the beast's feathers, causing the creature to track her down and slaughter her. Now Dr. Forbes uses this twisted knowledge to extract revenge upon his enemies by placing one of the serpent's feathers on his intended victim and letting the beast loose to wreak havoc.
Red Ryder has to help bring in an oil well on Jackson's ranch. Tom Dean found the oil and has started a well. But banker Tuttle hopes to foreclose on the Jackson ranch and has the oil rig burned down.
A sheltered woman realizes that either her husband or his mysterious brother is a psychopath.
In the second of the PRC "Michael Shayne" series,civic crusader Burton Stallings (Gordon Richards) hires private detective Michael Shayne (Hugh Beaumont) to locate the former's missing step-daughter Helen (Marie Harmon.) Shayne discovers that Stallings himself has had Helen confined in an asylum in order to obtain her money.
A veteran fights to prove he didn''''t kill his cheating wife.
A pair of wacky lackeys try to take Tinseltown by storm.
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
After struggling to become a success, Betty Miller and her all-girl orchestra finally hit pay dirt when crooner Herbie Fenton comes on board. Problems arise when Betty and her girls try to find backers to invest in Herbie and they sell 125 percent of him.
After having been framed by gamblers, Muggs is barred from riding in horse races. Snce he can no longer race, he takes up a collection so Ma Brown, who owns the horses won't have her stable foreclosed on. However, one of the gamblers involved in the frame falls for Ma Brwn's daughter, and decides to come clean and confess to the police about the frame. The other gamblers hear about it and set out to shut him up and discredit Muggs and Ma Brown once and for all.
Suspecting that a safari guide is a wanted killer, undercover policeman Geoffrey Bishop (Richard Fraser) joins a safari led by the suspect for a scientist that hopes to find and prove that a fabled white gorilla is a missing link.
Businessman John Stevenson returns from a camping holiday in the mountains to discover the whole of America has been taken over by foreign invaders. His family has been taken away and he is thrown into prison and must come to terms with the new USA.
Susan is about to be married, but the wedding may get called off after her fiancee summons three former beaus. Each reveals a different portrait of Susan: one describes her as a naive country girl who reluctantly becomes an actress, another paints a picture of a gay party girl and and the third describes a serious intellectual. Which one is the real Susan?
A middle aged wouldbe painter falls into the clutches of an unscrupulous woman.
Charlie Chan tracks down a spy ring that has stolen plans for a new radar system.
Joe Davis Sr., headliner at a big nightclub, is visited by medical student son Joe Jr., who to Dad's chagrin wants to be a crooner, and soon comes between Dad and his girlfriend Claire. So glamorous dancer Bonnie is enlisted to distract Junior. Which does Bonnie want more, the fur coat or true love? Plot is a framework for numerous Ziegfeld style stage productions.
Helen Carter is wooed by two men and she is torn between the financial security offered Granville Breckinridge and happiness love she feels for serviceman Jimmy Jones.
A mysterious woman saves a doctor''''s life at the price of his soul.
A young bride who comes from a rich family has a hard time adjusting to life in a boarding house with other soldiers and their wives. Her spoiled ways cause resentment from the other wives and problems with her husband.
A small-town butcher has problems coping with meat rationing.
A Navy doctor fights to help wounded sailors escape the Japanese during World War II.
The female mayor of a small-town ignites local gossip when she falls for a sculptor.
A couple on the verge of divorce learns the wife is pregnant.
Republic, never a company to not try getting ahead of the curve and with writers who could remember the 1930's social conscience WW I vets-returning-home films, made this in mid-1944 (a full year before the end of WW II) as a don't-let-it-happen-again sermon. The semi-prologue opening finds Father Jim Donnelly (John Litel) before a post-war planning board in Washington and, as Priests quite often did in 1930 and 1940's films, tells his point-making story in flashback of how WW I vet Eddie Ballinger (Don Barry as Donald Barry), shaken by battle experiences anyway, returns home to a job that is no longer there for him and finds "No Help Wanted" signs standing in his way of making an honest living. Despite the pleas from his mother (Emma Dunn) and his sweetheart Lucy Manners (Lynne Roberts), Eddie starts hauling booze for bootlegger Tim Oberta (Alexander Granich) and takes up with entertainer Lola (Ruth Terry), who eventually betrays him, mainly because she is a one-name character and that's what one-name characters are there for...especially in a movie with the lead playing his 1944 version of Jimmy Cagney in a 1933 Warner's film. Father Jim makes his don't-repeat-the-past point in less than an hour as the hearing committee had also seen and heard the story before.
A detective tries to stop whomever is murdering the jurors on a notorious murder case.
After a whirlwind romance, a small-town girl suspects she¿s married a murderer.
A nightclub dancer makes it big in modeling, leaving her dancer boyfriend behind.
A pair of bumblers stumble upon Nazi spies on the home front.
A gang of tough street kids decide to go straight and get jobs in order to free draft-age men for the war effort. However, because of their past tangles with the law, they can't find anybody who'll hire them. Finally one of them gets a job at the department store where his sister works, but runs afoul of a store executive who is in league with a ring of hijackers.
Compassionate small-town lawyer Richard Clarke moves to New York City to seek his fortune, but is unsuccessful until he takes a friend's advice and tries to convince the world he's a ruthless heel. Suddenly he's the most popular lawyer in town -- but he could lose his fiancée.
One of the many films made at Republic with a year attached to the "Hit Parade" title, which came from the "Hit Parade" radio program sponsored by Lucky Strike cigarettes. On reissue all of the entries underwent a title change from "Hit Parade of 19??" to, usually, a title of a song contained in the film, as happened in the case of this film when it was reissued as "Change of Heart" in 1949, and not known under that title until 1949. Not reissuing the film under the original title of "Hit Parade of 1943" had a two-fold purpose; the audiences of that era were not much interested in seeing a film twice, and a changed title-even when the original title was clearly shown in (very) small print in the ads and on the posters---had a chance of being seen again by that segment of the ticket-buying public who didn't read the small print. The plot here is just a trifle---Susan Hayward ghost writes songs for composer John Carroll, whose charms evidently outweighed his song-writing ability---played in and around some great singing and dancing numbers by, for its time, a large number of black performers including Dorothy Dandridge, Count Basie, dancing by the great Jack Williams and the team of "Pops & Louie"(Albert Whitman and Louis Williams)and others, including Spanish dancer Chinita Marin, billed as Chinita. The song "Change of Heart", by Jule Styne and Harold Adamson, was Oscar-nominated, and also became the title of the film on 1949 reissue. Walter Scharf also was Oscar-nominated for Best Scoring of a Musical. Republic seldom got two nominations in any single year, much less two in the same film.
A girl's search for her missing sister puts her in conflict with a band of satanists.
A wheelchair-bound doctor tries to prove a convicted killer's innocence.
The title of Grand Caesar in the Ancient Order of Noblest Romans of Wakefield, Indiana keeps Jim "Pop" Helton (Cecil Kellaway) so involved and distracted that he forgets to pay the family's bills, nearly makes a shambles of a real estate deal his oldest daughter, Ethel (Helen Walker)is working on,almost wrecks her romance with Captain Tom Drayson (James Brown), and gets involved in a game with a pool shark in an effort to raise the remaining $75 of the $6,750 needed (that they didn't have) by the Wakefield Lodge to host the national convention of the Noblest Romans.
An aspiring actress pretends to be a beloved stage star''''s daughter.
In this true story, Frank Cavanaugh proves himself as a football coach and a World War I hero.
A small-town druggist thinks back on the life of the son who has just died in World War II.
A Mountie tracks a downed Nazi flyer through the Canadian wilderness.
When a reporter exposes her past in burlesque, a musical theatre star sets out for revenge.
Boston pharmacist Tom Craig comes to Sacramento, where he runs afoul of local political boss Britt Dawson, who exacts protection payment from the citizenry. Dawson frames Craig with poisoned medicine, but Craig redeems himself during a Gold Rush epidemic.
The local gang is framing men for bank robbery, shooting them, and then collecting the reward money offered for a dead bank robber. When the Three Mesquiteers ride into town, Lullaby becomes their next victim. He aviods being shot but is assumed to be a bank robber and to keep him from talking, the gang organizes a lynch mob. Tucson and Stony save him from the rope but they are now wanted men and must find out who is behind this scheme.
A young man accused of sabotage goes on the lam to prove his innocence.
As foreman of a dude ranch, Gene has two problems. One is a guest, the spoiled daughter of a millioniare, and the other is the disgruntled ex-foreman that Gene replaced, now just a ranch hand. Gene eventually gets the daughter straightened out but has to fire the ex-foreman and this leads to trouble when he returns intent on revenge.
A woman disguises herself as a little girl and ends up in a military academy.
A mad scientist is forced to leave San Francisco when his experiments become known. He lands on a tropical island, takes control and terrorizes the local populace. The survivor of a shipwreck washes ashore on the island, sees what is happening and determines to free the natives from his rule.
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
When a circus kidnaps Boy, Tarzan and Jane follow him to New York City.
Stanton breaks Billy and his two friends Fuzzy and Jeff out of jail. He wants them free so three of his men can impersonate them for the robberies and murders he has planned.
Although she's been demoted to writing the advice column, a newspaper woman still tries to expose a racketeer.
A chronicle of songwriter Paul Dresser as he moves up into New York society.
A migrant laborer becomes a champion of farm workers'''' rights.
Fanciful biography of 19th-century boxing champion Jim Corbett.
Father Flanagan continues to fight for his pioneering orphanage.
A Brooklyn showgirl signs on as maid for a family of wealthy eccentrics.
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
The investigation of a publishing tycoon's dying words reveals conflicting stories about his scandalous life.
Just released from prison after a six year stint, a trigger-happy convict goes in search of Wild Bill Hickok, the man who put him behind bars.
Williams is out to stop Ellen Goreham from completing her road that is under construction and is using a man to impersonate Billy the Kid. When Billy sees the wanted posters and learns of the murders he supposedly committed, he sets out to find the imposter. His sidekick Fuzzy is there to help him but his friend Jeff, now a Marshal, is also after him.
A fishing boat captain searches for romance in hopes of improving his financial picture.
Young man from Kansas (Edwards) goes to New York to work for his tycoon-hero (Barbier). His superiors won't listen to his ideas about business, but the boss and his daughter (Joyce) do.
A minister and his wife cope with the problems of church life in the 20th century.
The Younger Brothers become outlaws to fight off carpetbaggers.
A gangster helps pay a tabloid editor's debts to gain control of the paper.
A detective and his zany pals take over a failing department store.
A woman accepts life in the shadows as the price for her affair with a married man.
Teenagers take on enemy spies at a Navy base.
A man-shy fashion editor pretends to be married until a suitor claims to be her husband.
A young doctor's marriage could be called off when the bride's brother is diagnosed with epilepsy.
A southern girl (Withers) goes to a National Youth Association camp after her father goes to jail for bootlegging. When a mean tycoon tries to buy the campground for himself she stages a show which endears her to him. Then her father escapes and catches the crooks who took the tycoon's money, all is saved.
When a sea captain has to send his wife to a women''''s home, he dresses as a lady to be with her.
Confidence man Professor Ross (Hugh Herbert) is released from prison and goes to Knoxton where his daughter Judy (Peggy Moran) lives. She has told everyone, including her fiancee Jimmy Duncan (Johnny Downs), that her father has been exploring in South America. Civic leaders ask him to lecture at a gala reception. Because Jimmy needs money to finance a toy train factory, Ross ends his lecture with a sales talk about the valuable Iridium mines he found in South America. Ethelreda Knox (Elisabeth Risdon), big-time toy manufacturer, wants to get a monopoly on the Iridium stock, while Gentleman Jack (Robert Emmett Keane) and The Duchess (Gertrude Michael), a pair of slick crooks, also want to chisel in on the deal. Ross gets the swindlers and civic leaders to deposit $60,000 in the bank and he finances Jimmy's factory with the funds. Feeling somewhat "taken", Gentleman Jack and The Duchess rob the bank, but with the help of his crony Peter (George E. Stone), Ross sees to it that the pair leave town holding an empty bag. Ross reimburses the locals and suggests a merger of the factories owned by his bride-to-be Eltelreda and his future son-in-law Jimmy.
Mother-and-daughter singers vie for the same man and the same stage part.
A street tough tries to land a job as a jockey.
The daughter of Irish immigrants patches up differences between her father and grandfather and rises to the top on Broadway.
A high-school band sets out to win a national radio contest.
An exploration into the domestic and political life of this past president.
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
As a precocious child, Tom Edison defies authority to develop his first inventions.
Cisco and Gordito arrive to find there is an outlaw operating in the area who is assumed to be the Cisco Kid. When a reward is offered for his capture and a large shipment of money goes out, Cisco is on hand. Seeing the gang rob the stage he goes after them only to be wounded. The gang leader leaves Cisco's handkerchief at the scene and now he is wanted for the murder he tried to break up.
An idealistic Senate replacement takes on political corruption.
An embittered Louie Peronni (Edward Norris) returns from prison to find that his sister, Juli Peronni (Amanda Duff), is engaged to policeman Eddie Farrell (Kane Richmond), and also finds that his secret wife Annie Qualen (June Gale) has placed their baby girl in a foundling home. With his old gang again, Louie plans a robbery of a fur warehouse. Louie shoots down the night watchman and is trailed home where his father Guiseppe Peronni (Henry Armetta) persuades him not to fight it out with the police. Determined to let Louie take the full rap, the gang kidnaps the district attorney's daughter. Annie informs Louie that the kidnapped child is really their own and was adopted from the foundling home.
An attorney tries to protect the sole heir to a millionaire¿s creepy estate.
Not even the joys of parenthood can stop married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles from investigating a murder on a Long Island estate.
Personal conflicts flare between competitors in a women's air race.
A soldier of fortune takes on the corrupt boss of a Western town.
Three WWI Army buddies get mixed up with the mob in peacetime.
Blondie, Dagwood, Baby Dumpling and Daisy help an elderly couple save their mountain resort.
Two wrongly convicted men are sentenced to death.
A police officer's son joins the force but goes bad.
An old sailor is duped into joining the Navy, where he runs into a longtime rival.
The mayor's secretary competes with her homicide detective fiancé's devotion to his job.
An insurance man tangles with a fraud ring.
A small-town boy wins a Hollywood talent contest.
Tony Martin goes to Kentucky to find talent to boost radio ratings. There it is learned that the Ritz brothers are really from New York and only pretending to be hillbillies to get on Martin's show.
A gold strike in California triggers a bitter feud between farmers and prospectors.
A government agent poses as an outlaw to stop a series of gold robberies.
An ambitious reporter forces her policeman boyfriend to let her help with a murder case.
A reporter tries to win her editor''''s heart by solving a murder case.
A prison inmate is framed for killing a con who once tried to kidnap his daughter.
A mob-connected trainer grooms a bellhop for the boxing ring.
A disgruntled factory worker is lured into joining a secret society out to terrorize foreigners.
A bohemian artist and a society girl try to adjust to marriage.
Two songwriters want to cast a British star in their new show.
A reporter risks lynching to prove that share croppers are being cheated.
A crusading DA fights to get a nightclub hostess to testify against her gangster boss.
Texas Rangers take on cattle rustlers.
An innocent rancher gets mixed up with rustlers.
Outlaws lame a cowboy''''s horse on the eve of the Oklahoma land rush.
A couple who are always quarreling split up temporarily while she goes to France and teams up with a playboy who's being sued for breach of promise.
An outlaw frames a cowboy to steal his girl.
An idealistic doctor sacrifices his career to protect an elderly surgeon.
A gangster's widow fights for love despite society's disapproval.
An officer''''s wife at a British outpost in Africa falls for another man.
A crooked sheriff tries to pin a rancher''''s death on the victim''''s son.
A cowboy sets out to avenge the murder of his father years ago.
The publicity romance between a prizefighter and a showgirl turns into the real thing.
A flight carrying government agents and gangsters must land in a dust storm.
A meek businessman turns hero when he refuses to pay the mob for protection.
A cop goes undercover to crack an influential crime ring.
A bored small-town teacher gets mixed up with an escaped bank robber.
A lady lawyer for the mob tries to break free of her criminal connections.
A singing secret agent tracks down renegades at President Lincoln''''s request.
A young man uses flattery to beat out a romantic rival.
A young man has to learn polo fast to impress his girlfriend.
A singing cowboy has to fight some crooked characters to win a pony express contract.
A blackmailer's murder tears apart a well-off family.
Perry Mason looks into a trio of murders heralded by the shriek of a cat.
A henpecked husband tries to help his daughter marry the man she loves and his wife loathes.
When he comes to New York for a wedding, an out-of-towner makes trouble for all concerned.
A framed man comes back from the dead to seek revenge.
At the urging of his ambitious girlfriend, a salesman starts hawking tractors.
After causing his friend''''s death, an animal trainer marries the man''''s daughter to atone.
A disgraced jockey's son fights to clear the family name.
A cowboy takes on buffalo hunters out to stir up the Indians.
A group of insurance salesmen try to get into show business.
An escaped convict''''s bride joins forces with the FBI.
An egotistical singing star makes a talented kid his protege.
A playwright in search of solitude is besieged by three women.
A steel worker rises to the boardroom but longs for his former life.
An actress''''s manager tries to keep her from leaving the stage for marriage.
Perry Mason tries to stay on the wagon while investigating the murder of a crooked beauty contest promoter.
At a Mexican resort, a fast-talking magazine editor woos the dancer he's trashed in print.
A young couple suffers through in-law and employment problems.
A brash baseball star gets mixed up with gamblers and a pretty young girl.
An irresponsible Broadway star gets mixed up with gambling and gangsters.
An unemployed rodeo star takes on cattle rustlers.
Rival reporters try to scoop each other while covering a fire.
A young fan tries to rehabilitate an alcoholic actress he''''s fallen in love with.
A nouveau riche couple try to break into high society.
A nurse investigates murder at a mysterious mansion.
A toothpaste tycoon''''s daughter joins his rival to teach him a lesson.
A government agent poses as a newspaperman to get the goods on a mobster.
A divorcee can't stop meddling in her ex-husband's affairs.
A shanghaied sailor turns himself into the king of San Francisco's rough-and-tumble Barbary Coast.
Husband-and-wife vaudeville stars separate when success goes to his head.
A female newspaper publisher hires the husband who deserted her years earlier.
Small-time hoods turn nursemaid when a gangster's daughter is orphaned.
Society sleuth Philo Vance takes on a series of murders at an aging dowager's mansion.
A hotshot pilot takes on enemy agents to fly a scientist and his new explosive to Washington.
A small-town businessman bumbles into blackmail and a real-estate swindle.
An unscrupulous detective makes a killing locating missing heirs.
An actor uses his skills to protect his sister from her sinister husband.
A wealthy man escapes his wife's social pretensions in the arms of a burlesque queen.
A newspaperman tracks a runaway heiress on a madcap cross-country tour.
A promoter neglects his wife to make a singer a radio star.
A mild-mannered reporter learns to stand up for himself.
After her husband goes mad, a nurse fights off the advances of two amorous doctors.
An elderly recluse shelters a gambler on the run from bogus murder charges.
A plumber''''s business success makes him neglect his family.
A small-time auctioneer tries to break into society.
Society sleuth Philo Vance looks into a murder near a mysterious "dragon pool."
A crusading newspaper editor keeps digging into corruption, even when he''''s forced to write advice to the lovelorn.
A young girl''''s secret romance is exposed when her lover is murdered.
A district attorney secretly marries the daughter of a man he's trying to convict.
A young reporter saves a small-town bank from ruin.
A World War I flyer can only find work as chauffeur to a lady sky diver.
A man destroys his life through gambling debts and stealing company funds in this short film.
In this short film, a Marine boasts his skill as an entertainer, much to the disbelief of his friends. Vitaphone Release 1286A.
In this short film, a U.S. marshal seeks vengeance against the man who killed his father. Vitaphone Release 1147A.
Propaganda short from 1943 depicting the devil conspiring with Adolph Hitler by phone to economically sabatage the US. He tries to prey on people's fear and greed, to get them to hoard food, sell war bonds for quick cash, buy scarce items on the black market and beat the government rationing and price ceilings.
This short film focuses on America''''s changing mood to events leading up to WWII.
This short film focuses on crimes revolving around pension scams.
Short subject on the part that the pony express played during the election of President Lincoln and the news of the Civil War.
This short film presents the story behind Robert Burns'''' famous song "Auld Lang Syne." Vitaphone Release 7874-7875.
In this short film, an orphaned horse-trainer''''s daughter has made a bond with a horse that needs her presence to win races. Vitaphone Release 8071-8072.
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